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31 July 2019

Top 5 posts in July 2019

There were 34+ posts at Canada's Magic last month.  Here are the 5 most viewed posts in the past 30 days:



5. Video: Shawn Farquhar Fool Us REVEALED - Proving time and time again that "reveal" videos really do attract attention.

4. Kitchener Waterloo Secret Show V - How exactly does one market a secret show?
3. Review: Indulgence with Lucy Darling - Read all about Magicana's most recent Canadian Rising Star.
2. Saint John: Kent Axell Lecture - Should be a great lecture!

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1. Exciting news from Chris Ramsay - Look out Hollywood!  Here comes Chris!

04 July 2019

Top 5 posts in June 2019

There were 25+ posts at Canada's Magic last month.  Here are the 5 most viewed posts in the past 30 days:


5. Congratulations to the 2018 Canadian Rising Star - Congratulations Carisa Hendrix!

4. Laval: David Acer at Le Cabaret C - Life is a cabaret, old chum.
3. Billy Kidd in the Vegas News - Congratulations on the success of "Making Magic."
2. Gander and Cornerbrook: Piff The Magic Dragon - Are you going to the show tonight?

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1. Nick Wallace on AGT 2019 - Looking forward to seeing what else Nick has up his sleeve.

31 May 2019

The top 5 posts in May 2019

There were 37+ posts at Canada's Magic this month.  Here are the 5 most viewed posts in the past 30 days:

5. Video: Shawn Farquhar Fool Us REVEALED - The people want to know!

4. Windsor and London: Keith Brown hits the Fringe - Catch Keith at not one, but two fringe festivals!
3. Gordon Precious, world record holder - Congratulations Gordon, and happy belated birthday!
2. Chilliwack: Cabaret of Wonders XVI with Chris Funk - Look for more Chris Funk in BC!

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1. Welcoming a new Friend: Gwyn Auger - Thank you Gwyn.  Congratulations on your recent solo performance!

30 April 2019

The top 5 posts in April 2019

There were 45+ posts at Canada's Magic this month.  (Can you tell it was a live-blogging month?)  Here are the 5 most viewed posts in the past 30 days:


5. London: Magic at the Marienbad - A monthly event with a different line-up every month!
4. Chris Ramsay and Xavier Caffrey in the National Post - Nice to see magic in the main stream press.
3. Browser's Magic Bash 2019 recap  - Another fabulous event in the books!
2. Video: Shawn Farquhar Fool Us REVEALED - The people want to know!

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1. Toronto: The Carnival of Wonders - This sounded like quite the event!

31 March 2019

The top 5 posts in March 2019

There were 30+ posts at Canada's Magic this month.  Here are the 5 most viewed posts in the past 30 days:

5. Mission: Matt Johnson lecture - It's coming up in a week!
4. Carisa Hendrix nominated for Stage Magician of the Year by the AMA - Good luck Lucy!
3. Remembering Johnny Thompson - Thank you to everyone who shared a memory.
2. Toronto: Illusion show with Ryan Brown - Catch Ryan at the Browser's Bash in April!

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1. Shin Lim in the Huffington Post - An oldie but a goodie.

28 February 2019

The top 5 posts in February 2019

There were 30+ posts at Canada's Magic this month.  Here are the 5 most viewed posts in the past 30 days:



5. Toronto: Nicholas Wallace in The Art of Magic - There's one more The Art of Magic left. Catch it while you can!
4. Calgary: Carisa Hendrix at the Deerfoot Inn & Casino - Any show reviews to share?
3. Victoria: A Night of Alumni Entertainment - April 5 is coming up fast!
2. Toronto: Talent announced for the 2019 Browser's Bash - So much talent in one day!
Including: Suzanne, Chris Capehart, Paul Richards, The Outerbridges, Dick Joiner, Ryan Brown, Garrett Thomas, James Harrison, Jacque Swan, Robert & Scott Presswood, Andrew Woo, Jenny Parsons, and Chris Bruce.  What a lineup!

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1. Michael Close Webinar: The Truth about Lying (take 2) - How fabulous was it?

31 January 2019

The top 5 posts in January 2019

There were 43+ posts at Canada's Magic this month.  Here are the 5 most viewed posts in the past 30 days:


5. Toronto: Talent announced for the 2019 Browser's Bash -  Including: Chris Capehart, Paul Richards, The Outerbridges, Dick Joiner, Ryan Brown, Garrett Thomas, James Harrison, Jacque Swan, Robert & Scott Presswood, Andrew Woo, Jenny Parsons, and Chris Bruce.  What a lineup!
4. Sleightly Sketchy: #FemaleMagician - Are you #PartOfTheSolution?
3. Toronto: Free magic club - That was last month's.  Don't forget there's one coming up this Saturday.  Thank you Jeff, for your support of the magic community!
2. MagicTube - Hopefully they'll add more Canadians.

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1. Toronto: Michel Huot lecture - So, how was it?

30 December 2018

The top 5 posts in December 2018

There were 35+ posts at Canada's Magic this month.  Here are the 5 most viewed posts in the past 30 days:

5. Random thoughts on "Champions of Magic" - So. Much. Fun!  Catch the Champions of Magic at The Bluma Appel Theatre through to January 6, 2019.  Tickets through Ticketmaster.
4. Toronto: Kayla Drescher lecture - Looking forward to this!
3. Jeff Pinsky - honourary life member of Ring 17 - Thank you Jeff, for your support of the magic community!
2. Toronto: Win tickets to see "Champions of Magic" - Thank you for playing and a special thank you to Starvox Entertainment for making the prize available!

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1. Vote now for the 2018 Readers' Choice award - View the results now!

30 November 2018

The top 5 posts in November 2018

There were 24+ posts at Canada's Magic this month.  Here are the 5 most viewed posts in the past 30 days:


5. Toronto: Five world records in one day? - We'll find out at the Browser's Den this coming Sunday.
4. Julie Eng on Pop Life CTV - Marvelous magic in mainstream media!
3. Video: Shawn Farquhar Fool Us REVEALED - The people want to know.
2. 2018 "Holiday Magic" - Great show with great talent for a great cause!
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1. The 2018 "Readers' Choice Inspirational Canadian Magician of the Year" award - Nominations are closed and the voting will begin soon!

31 October 2018

The top 5 posts in October 2018

There were 32 posts at Canada's Magic this month.  Here are the 5 most viewed posts in the past 30 days:

5. Vancouver: Cabaret of Wonders with Michael Finney - This will certainly be an awesome event.
4. Ottawa: Sky High Magic - Science and magic.  What's not to like?
3. October 2018 sale: 40% off yearly sponsorship rates! - This deal disappears at midnight.
2. Bill Abbott and The Evasons at the FREE Well Attended Summit - Are you attending?  Write us about your experience!
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1. Video: Shawn Farquhar Fool Us REVEALED - The people still want to know how Shawn fooled Penn and Teller!  This video explains it.  Sort of.

01 October 2018

Top 5 posts in September 2018

Out of the 24 posts at Canada's Magic this month, here are the 5 most viewed posts in the past 30 days:
5. Michael Close's September 2018 newsletter - Sign up for yourself so you get Michael's news before I post!
4. Matt DiSero in the Edmonton Journal - A funny guy being funny with other funny folks!
3. Vancouver: Cabaret of Wonders - A big event in October!
2. Video: Shawn Farquhar Fool Us REVEALED - The people still want to know how Shawn fooled Penn and Teller!  This video explains it.  Sort of.

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1. News so big, it's worthy of a second post! - Most viewed for the third consecutive month.  Definitely big news. Congratulations again to Renee-Claude Auclair and the FISM Quebec team (Renee-Claude Auclair, Jocelyn Guertin, Pierre Hamon, Joan Caesar, and Shawn Farquhar) for securing the first North American FISM!!!

31 August 2018

Top 5 posts in August 2018

Out of the 35+ posts at Canada's Magic this month, here are the 5 most viewed posts in the past 30 days:

5. Toronto: Grumpy old magicians - Sounds like fun, non?
4. Winnipeg magicians on "The Amazing Race Canada" - So fabulous to see Carey, Dan, and Greg on The Amazing Race Canada!
3. Dundas: The Amazing Kreskin - How was his show?
2. Video: Shawn Farquhar Fool Us REVEALED - The people want to know how Shawn fooled Penn and Teller.  This video explains it.  Sort of.

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1. News so big, it's worthy of a second post! - Most viewed for the second consecutive month.  Definitely big news. Congratulations again to Renee-Claude Auclair and the FISM Quebec team (Renee-Claude Auclair, Jocelyn Guertin, Pierre Hamon, Joan Caesar, and Shawn Farquhar) for securing the first North American FISM!!!

31 July 2018

Top 5 posts in July 2018

Out of the 30+ posts at Canada's Magic this month, here are the 5 most viewed posts in the past 30 days:
5. Colon: Shawn Farquhar and Carisa Hendrix at Abbott's 81st Get Together - Report back.  It sounds like it's going to be a blast!
4. The Browser's Den in Toronto.com - Canada's oldest magic shop in the press again!
3. Video: Shawn Farquhar Fool Us REVEALED   - A fabulous "reveal" video with permission from Shawn to share!
2. Breaking news: FISM 2021 will be in Quebec City! - Tickets are going fast.  I better set-up a GoFundMe page if I hope to get there!

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1. News so big, it's worthy of a second post! - Congratulations again to Renee-Claude Auclair and the FISM Quebec team (Renee-Claude Auclair, Jocelyn Guertin, Pierre Hamon, Joan Caesar, and Shawn Farquhar) for securing the first North American FISM!!!

04 July 2018

Top 5 posts in June 2018

Out of the 30 posts at Canada's Magic this month, here are the 5 most viewed posts in the past 30 days:

5. Toronto: A symphony of illusions - With Ryan Brown.
4. Waterloo: Two fools - What'd you think of the show?
3. Gananoque: The Comedy and Magic of Jason Palter - Will you be there?
2. Vancouver: World of Magic - This is going to be a phenomenal event!

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1. Catching up with The Sentimentalists (they're on Penn and Teller's Fool Us!) - Did you see them on Fool Us?

31 May 2018

Top 5 posts in May 2018

Out of the 35+ posts at Canada's Magic this month, here are the 5 most viewed posts in the past 30 days:
5. Vancouver, Montreal, Toronto: David Blaine - I'd love to hear what you thought of the show.
4. The Magic Word with Scott Wells - What did you think of the podcasts?
3.  May 2018 sale: 40% off yearly sponsorship rates! - The deal is still available for less than 12 hours!
2. Billy Kidd's "Find it, sign it, leave it." - Sounds like so much fun, I may have to travel more!

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1. Wild about "Wild Magic" - Fabulous show!

30 April 2018

Top 5 posts in April 2018

Out of the 58 posts at Canada's Magic this month, here are the 5 most viewed posts in the past 30 days:


5. Remembering Harry Anderson - The older I get, the younger 65 seems.  Our thoughts to his family and friends.
4. I'll just leave this here - I'm surprised this one made it to the top 5!
3.  Rounding the Central rings in April 2018 - It was a busy month in Central Canada.
2. Toronto: The Newest Trick in the Book - There's another one tomorrow night.

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1. Bangladesh International Magic Convention 2018 - Canadian magicians are EVERYWHERE!

31 March 2018

Top 5 posts of March 2018

Out of the 30+ posts at Canada's Magic this month, here are the 5 most viewed posts in the past 30 days:

5. Go-Fund Me campaign in support of Dan Goldberg - It's nice to see so many people helping those in need!
4. Random thoughts about "The Science of Magic" on CBC's "The Nature of Things" - I hope you enjoyed the show as much as I did.
3.  Winnipeg: "Magic & Skepticism" with Matt Dillahunty - Don't forget he's touring Canada this year.
2. Who are the top 10 Canadian magicians of all time? - Fabulous to see over 40 deserving magicians nominated so far!

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1. Watch "The Science of Magic" on CBC’s "The Nature of Things" Sunday, March 18 - Did you?  Congratulations to Julie, the Zuckerbrots, and everyone else involved in the show!

28 February 2018

Top 5 posts of February 2018

Out of the 30+ posts at Canada's Magic this month, here are the 5 most viewed posts in the past 30 days:
5. World record holding Canadian magicians - Can you name them all?
4. Pro-tip from Perfect Magic - Good advice to be sure!
3. Ryan Joyce interviews Joan Caesar - An interesting listen!
2. Richmond: Oslen and Will Tsai - Sure to be a great show!

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1. Sleightly Sketchy: I AM - Or am I?

31 January 2018

Top 5 posts in January 2018

Out of the 42 posts at Canada's Magic this month, here are the 5 most viewed posts in the past 30 days:


5. 2017 Readers' Choice award results - Congratulations again to all our nominees (Ryan Brown, Neil Croswell, Caiden Finch, and Murray & Teresa Hatfield)!  Special congratulations to Julie Eng (Editor's Choice) and Benzi Train, winner of the Readers' Choice award!
4. Calgary: The Sixth Annual WowFest Magic Arts Festival - It's coming up fast! Be sure to take good notes (and then send them to me).
3. Top 5 posts in December 2017 - Things are getting a little bit meta.
2. Rounding the Central rings in January 2018 - Anything newsworthy happen at your club meeting?

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1. You Laugh, You Lose, Canadian magician edition - Definitely NSFW.

30 November 2017

Top 5 posts in November 2017

Of the 34 posts at Canada's Magic this month, here are the 5 most viewed posts in the past 30 days:

5. Congratulations to Luc Langevin! - I hope you and your family are getting some sleep!
4. Rounding the Central rings in November - Did you catch the Richard Sanders lecture?  It was awesome!
3. Shriners' Holiday Magic Shows - This post is three years old and apparently ranks high on search results.
2. The 2017 "Readers' Choice Inspirational Canadian Magician of the Year" award - You have one more day to make a nomination.

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1. 2017 "Holiday Magic" - The Holiday Magic post is very popular every November.  Keep up the great work Dick Joiner and company!